H.R.499 - Service-Disabled Veterans Small Business Continuation Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Chabot, Steve [R-OH-1] (Introduced 01/11/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Small Business | Senate - Small Business and Entrepreneurship|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 116-235|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 11/14/2019 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Text: H.R.499 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
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Referred in Senate (11/14/2019)
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship
To amend the Small Business Act to clarify the treatment of certain surviving spouses under the definition of small business concern owned and controlled by service-disabled veterans.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
This Act may be cited as the “Service-Disabled Veterans Small Business Continuation Act”.
Effective on the date specified in subsection (e) of section 1832 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 (Public Law 114–328; 130 Stat. 2660), section 3(q)(2) of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 632(q)) is amended—
(1) in subparagraph (C)(i)(II), by striking “rated as 100 percent” and all that follows through “service-connected disability”; and
(2) by amending subparagraph (C)(ii)(III) to read as follows:
“(aa) in the case of a surviving spouse of a veteran with a service-connected disability rated as 100 percent disabling or who dies as a result of a service-connected disability, is 10 years after the date of the death of the veteran; or
“(bb) in the case of a surviving spouse of a veteran with a service-connected disability rated as less than 100 percent disabling who does not die as a result of a service-connected disability, is 3 years after the date of the death of the veteran.”.
Passed the House of Representatives November 13, 2019.
|Attest:||cheryl l. johnson,|